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Baby Granddaughter
Friday, May 31, 2013      16 comments

This last week has been great. My newest granddaughter was born on Friday, May 24... I took care of her older brother during labor and afterwards until they went... Read more
Wedding Quilt
Wednesday, May 22, 2013      22 comments

I have been busy and just haven't got back into the routine of daily blogging. I think I will wait until evening to blog about the day - and then I forget. Oh what fun having a foggy brain?! Sunday...we had a church leadership dinner afte... Read more
At Lowest
Saturday, May 18, 2013      14 comments

This morning I walked on the treadmill at home for @20min then went to the gym and walked for another 20 min on the treadmill. Then it was time for the group session. We did a grueling session working on legs and abs. My trainer was very plea... Read more
Ruled by Food??
Friday, May 17, 2013      12 comments

I used to have a streak going on blogging. I broke it, and it has been difficult to get back on doing it daily again. I know it is a key to my accountability on my daily goals & maybe that is why there is not to many goals met. Part of it is ... Read more
Daily/Weekly Goals Challenging + Quilts
Tuesday, May 14, 2013      9 comments

Since I made new daily & weekly goals last Friday it has been challenging to meet the daily goals. As I said it was going to be a challenge. I realize that I can't always meet every goal every day (perfection), but to strive for doing my best a... Read more
Up for the Challenge
Friday, May 10, 2013      7 comments

"If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you." - Fred Devito The 5% Challenge starts tomorrow and I have been working on my goals for the next eight weeks. I am revamping my daily goals and adding on weekly goals and project goals... Read more
Busy Two Weeks
Wednesday, May 08, 2013      9 comments

It is hard to believe that I haven't blogged for two weeks. So much has happened. First, my husband and I went on a mini-vacation (3 days) up to Estes Park, CO. We stayed at Valhalla where we spent our honeymoon. Friday morning we went in... Read more
VACATION & Quilt top picture
Thursday, April 25, 2013      16 comments

I am excited. We are planning a short vacation. This will be the first "vacation" I have had since July 2011. We will go up to Estes Park and stay where we honeymooned almost 34 years ago. It will be nice to get away, relax, take hikes and j... Read more
Quilting Day
Wednesday, April 24, 2013      2 comments

I didn't sleep very well last night and there was still snow out. So I didn't get up to take a walk. I decided that this would be a rest day. I spent most of the day working on a quilt. I got it cut out and almost totally pieced. I se... Read more
Think It Over
Tuesday, April 23, 2013      5 comments

We had about 4-6 inches of snow this morning, so I didn't go for a walk, instead I shoveled the driveway. I was going to do an exercise DVD later on, but forgot. I didn't go to the gym. I am trying to rest a little since I have achilles tendo... Read more
Monday, April 22, 2013      4 comments

Sunday morning I went to walk on the treadmill -- it would not turn on. It finally gave up the ghost. I knew this day would come as it has been dying. I am going to be looking to replace it someday. Since it was nice I took a mile walk o... Read more
3K Sleepover
Friday, April 19, 2013      4 comments

The 3K's (my granddaughters' nicknames as their first names all start with a K) are here again for a sleepover. They were so excited to come to grandma's that they wouldn't take a nap this afternoon, so their Mama brought them over @3:30. We h... Read more
Thursday, April 18, 2013      1 comments

I went to bed early last night so I could get up at 6:00 and walked on the treadmill for @30 min. After lunch I was tired, but I decided to go ahead and work on getting the baby quilt loaded onto the frame. I worked for an hour, then I decide... Read more
Discouragement to Encouragement
Wednesday, April 17, 2013      4 comments

I was very tired today and a little down and just couldn't focus on my goals. I didn't get up early this morning to exercise. I have to get up half hour earlier now because the new kids come at 7:15. I used to exercise until 7:30 now I need t... Read more
Tuesday, April 16, 2013      13 comments

I went to the doctor this morning for a follow-up on my thyroid. He did a blood draw to check my levels. I still have been tired, so we talked about the sleep study I had done. He said I had mild sleep apnea. Even mild sleep apnea can cause... Read more

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